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70 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 8816
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“french toast” (9 reviews)
“poached eggs” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
70 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, outside- and inside tables, local atmosphere and value for the money! The granola was so good

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ffridas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had breakfast and coffee here twice while in cairns for a week. The staff were lovely and friendly. Food was great! As was the coffee.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 820chantelleg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently had a brekky there with colleagues from work. Great friendly service and al the Aussie faves are on the menu. The food was delicious and the coffee tastes good too. Great brekky stop. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank taylmw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best breakfast and coffee in Cairns . Aircon , service and price Candy can’t be faulted . Thanks guys we will be back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank G3611MDmichaelp
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Favourite for locals with good reason. Excellent coffee and great breakfast options. Serves are very generous and staff friendly.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jerraquaffers
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here a few times for brekky, and it’s consistent everytime with fantastic service, beautiful food and smoothies. Great selection on the menu, will definitely continue to eat here!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Laura A
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

Great food, eggs cooked perfectly, generous portions. Friendly and quick service. Well worth a visit.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Allison P
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

The breakfast which they serve is very fresh and health food. A bit pricey for the size, but they get us by the quality and friendly staff.

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

On a mission to find the best cafe in Cairns, this was my next stop. I ordered the Salmon Crumpet, and it was kind of too much going on The crumpet itself was barely anything and it was drowning underneath butter, smashed avo and then...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lindsy G
Reviewed October 8, 2018

We visited Candy twice during our stay in Cairns and both times were great experiences. The breakfast was divine - showcased liked a work of art on a plate. Highly recommended!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CharlieJake
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Street Parking, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Grafton St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Cairns
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4031 8816
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